Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Or if I should bring a sword on that country and say, 'Let the sword pass through the country and cut off man and beast from it,'

King James Version

Or if I bring a sword upon that land, and say, Sword, go through the land; so that I cut off man and beast from it:

Holman Bible

"Or if I bring a sword against that land and say: Let a sword pass through it, so that I wipe out [both] man and animal from it,

International Standard Version

"Or if I were to bring war to that land and say, "Hey, sword! Pass throughout the land so I can destroy both man and beasts in it,'

A Conservative Version

Or if I bring a sword upon that land, and say, Sword, go through the land, so that I cut off from it man and beast,

American Standard Version

Or if I bring a sword upon that land, and say, Sword, go through the land; so that I cut off from it man and beast;

Amplified

Or if I bring a sword upon that land and say, Sword, go through the land, so that I cut off man and beast from it,

Bible in Basic English

Or if I send a sword against that land, and say, Sword, go through the land, cutting off from it man and beast:

Darby Translation

Or if I bring the sword upon that land, and say, Sword, go through the land, so that I cut off man and beast from it,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Or if I bring a sword upon the land and say: Sword, go through the land; so that I cut off man and beast out of her;

Julia Smith Translation

Or I shall bring a sword upon that land, and I said, Sword, thou shalt pass through the land; and I cut off from it man and cattle.

King James 2000

Or if I bring a sword upon that land, and say, Sword, go through the land; so that I cut off man and beast from it:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Or, if I bring a sword over that land, and I say, 'Sword, let it cross over into the land!' And I will cut off from it [both] human and animal.

Modern King James verseion

Or if I bring a sword on that land, and say, Sword, go through the land; so that I cut off man and beast from it;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Or if I bring a sword into the land, and charge it to go through the land, so that I slay down man and beast in it,

NET Bible

"Or suppose I were to bring a sword against that land and say, 'Let a sword pass through the land,' and I were to kill both people and animals.

New Heart English Bible

"Or if I bring a sword on that land, and say, 'Sword, go through the land'; so that I cut off from it man and animal;

The Emphasized Bible

Or, a sword, I should bring upon that land, and should say. O sword! thou shalt go through the land, and so I should cut off therefrom, man and beast,

Webster

Or if I bring a sword upon that land, and say, Sword, go through the land; so that I cut off man and beast from it:

World English Bible

Or if I bring a sword on that land, and say, Sword, go through the land; so that I cut off from it man and animal;

Youngs Literal Translation

Or -- a sword I bring in against that land, and I have said: Sword, thou dost pass over through the land, and I have cut off from it man and beast --

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Or if I bring

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

a sword
חרב 
Chereb 
Usage: 413

ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

and say

Usage: 0

חרב 
Chereb 
Usage: 413

go through
עבר 
`abar 
over, pass, through, pass by, go, away, pass on,
Usage: 557

the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

so that I cut off
כּרת 
Karath 
Usage: 287

man
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

and beast
בּהמה 
B@hemah 
Usage: 190

References

Fausets

Job

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Jerusalem Will Not Be Spared

16 though these three men were in its midst, as I live," declares the Lord GOD, "they could not deliver either their sons or their daughters. They alone would be delivered, but the country would be desolate. 17 "Or if I should bring a sword on that country and say, 'Let the sword pass through the country and cut off man and beast from it,' 18 even though these three men were in its midst, as I live," declares the Lord GOD, "they could not deliver either their sons or their daughters, but they alone would be delivered.


Cross References

Leviticus 26:25

'I will also bring upon you a sword which will execute vengeance for the covenant; and when you gather together into your cities, I will send pestilence among you, so that you shall be delivered into enemy hands.

Ezekiel 21:3-4

and say to the land of Israel, 'Thus says the LORD, "Behold, I am against you; and I will draw My sword out of its sheath and cut off from you the righteous and the wicked.

Ezekiel 5:12

'One third of you will die by plague or be consumed by famine among you, one third will fall by the sword around you, and one third I will scatter to every wind, and I will unsheathe a sword behind them.

Ezekiel 25:13

therefore thus says the Lord GOD, "I will also stretch out My hand against Edom and cut off man and beast from it And I will lay it waste; from Teman even to Dedan they will fall by the sword.

Zephaniah 1:3

"I will remove man and beast; I will remove the birds of the sky And the fish of the sea, And the ruins along with the wicked; And I will cut off man from the face of the earth," declares the LORD.

Jeremiah 47:6

"Ah, sword of the LORD, How long will you not be quiet? Withdraw into your sheath; Be at rest and stay still.

Ezekiel 14:13

"Son of man, if a country sins against Me by committing unfaithfulness, and I stretch out My hand against it, destroy its supply of bread, send famine against it and cut off from it both man and beast,

Jeremiah 25:9

behold, I will send and take all the families of the north,' declares the LORD, 'and I will send to Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, My servant, and will bring them against this land and against its inhabitants and against all these nations round about; and I will utterly destroy them and make them a horror and a hissing, and an everlasting desolation.

Jeremiah 33:12

"Thus says the LORD of hosts, 'There will again be in this place which is waste, without man or beast, and in all its cities, a habitation of shepherds who rest their flocks.

Ezekiel 5:17

'Moreover, I will send on you famine and wild beasts, and they will bereave you of children; plague and bloodshed also will pass through you, and I will bring the sword on you. I, the LORD, have spoken.'"

Ezekiel 21:9-15

"Son of man, prophesy and say, 'Thus says the LORD.' Say, 'A sword, a sword sharpened And also polished!

Ezekiel 29:8

'Therefore thus says the Lord GOD, "Behold, I will bring upon you a sword and I will cut off from you man and beast.

Ezekiel 38:21-22

"I will call for a sword against him on all My mountains," declares the Lord GOD "Every man's sword will be against his brother.

Hosea 4:3

Therefore the land mourns, And everyone who lives in it languishes Along with the beasts of the field and the birds of the sky, And also the fish of the sea disappear.

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